Homeless in Chicago
Homeless in Chicago
Living in a tent
Living in a tent
Physical and mental exhaustion
Physical and mental exhaustion
Passing time
Passing time
Alcoholism
Alcoholism
Urine cup
Urine cup
Winter move
Winter move
Helping a friend
Helping a friend
Out for a stroll
Out for a stroll
Protection
Protection
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
The Piano Busker
The Piano Busker
Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Paris
Paris
Sleeping Crow
Sleeping Crow
Seabird
Seabird
John Legend
John Legend
John Legend
John Legend
John Legend
John Legend
Sunrise in Haryana
Sunrise in Haryana
Sunset in Haryana
Sunset in Haryana
Brooklyn Bridge
Brooklyn Bridge
Summer Showers
Summer Showers
Homeless in Chicago
Homeless in ChicagoThe polar vortex has hit Chicago this November and the city's homeless have started searching out their spots to try and withstand the long winter months.
Living in a tent
Living in a tentFrom left to right, Maureen Mayer, Anthony Joseph Chiquete and Samfi Filand fight to stay warm as Chicago temperatures drop below freezing.
Physical and mental exhaustion
Physical and mental exhaustionChiquete has lost hope in the city assisting him in getting off the streets.  He has no identifiction and hasn't been able to obtain a social security card.
Passing time
Passing timeTime does not pass quickly and Chiquete and Filand share stories of their difficulties living on the streets of Chicago.
Alcoholism
AlcoholismChiquete and Filand both accept they are alcoholics, but need it to take their minds off their situation.  Mayer has sworn off using alcohol to fight the cold.
Urine cup
Urine cupAt night when it is too cold to leave the tent, a urine cup will save you from a walk to the nearby restroom at Margate Park.
Winter move
Winter moveChiquete came to the Uptown neighborhood of Chicago after feeling the South Side was too dangerous for the winter.
Helping a friend
Helping a friendChiquete and Mayer leave for a walk to use the restroom and buy alcohol for the night ahead.
Out for a stroll
Out for a strollChiquete and Mayer leave Filand to watch the camp while they walk to the Edgewater Marianos on Sheridan Avenue.
Protection
ProtectionChiquete keeps a watchful eye out for Mayer and is sure to protect her.  Mayer feels especially vulnerable on the streets as a woman.
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
Brooklyn Public
The Piano Busker
The Piano Busker
Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Lower Manhattan
Paris
Paris
Sleeping Crow
Sleeping Crow
Seabird
Seabird
John Legend
John Legend2013 Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival
John Legend
John Legend2013 Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival
John Legend
John Legend2013 Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival
Sunrise in Haryana
Sunrise in Haryana
Sunset in Haryana
Sunset in Haryana
Brooklyn Bridge
Brooklyn Bridge
Summer Showers
Summer Showers
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